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Build the platform that powers global trade 

We believe global trade can move the human race forward. Thats why its our mission to make global trade easy for everyone.

Flexport is building the platform for global logistics, empowering more than 40,000 buyers, sellers & their logistics partners with the technology & services to grow & innovate. Companies of all sizesfrom emerging brands to Fortune 500sused Flexport technology to move nearly $19B of merchandise across 112 countries in 2021.

The opportunity:

We are looking for a seasoned product management leader to develop the roadmap, vision & priorities for Flexports Developer Platform, which includes our Public API portfolio & Developer Portal ( As a champion of developers & customers alike, you will define & deliver innovative developer-facing products, including tools, SDKs, & APIs along with mechanisms for partners to distribute their integrations.  You will drive measurable impact using qualitative & quantitative insights, creating a deep understanding of customer, partner & developer needs connected to detailed product requirements & success metrics. 

You will manage a team of highly motivated individuals & support their continued career growth, championing a product management culture that focuses on delivering impact, data-driven decision making & fast, purposeful execution.  You will frequently present at all-hands & executive meetings to bring everyone along in our platform journey to unlock global trade for the world, & drive market differentiation for Flexport. 

You will:

  • Lead the 3 year product vision & strategy for Flexports developer platform & paint a clear path on how we will get there 
  • Realize this vision through attracting, managing & developing a talented, diverse team of product managers, while leading a cross-functional team of engineers, designers, data scientists & other specialists
  • Bring your deep understanding of developer & customer audiences to create a rich ecosystem of externally built applications & integrations, including customer adoption of those solutions
  • Drive our foundational API infrastructure & tooling to improve time to market for internal & external developers, including performance monitoring 
  • Develop enablement programs through the Developer portal to grow developer awareness, adoption, best practices & community 
  • Make data driven decisions & implement metrics to manage your teams progress & impact.
  • Be the API expert & evangelist within & outside Flexport, proving the value of our Global Trade Platform & helping customers solve critical business problems in the world of logistics & supply chain 

You should:

  • Bring at least 7 years of Product Management experience 
  • Have a track record of creating world-class developer experiences, including API Products & developer-centric programs
  • Be invigorated by mentoring & growing product teams
  • Work with a high level of autonomy & responsibility for your team, collaborating with & inspiring engineering teams while influencing & partnering with adjacent teams
  • Be comfortable in a startup like environment & can operate independently to build & execute products
  • Have excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Create strong relationships with business & tech leadership, & drive consensus among stakeholders

About Flexport:

At Flexport, we believe global trade can move the human race forward. Thats why its our mission to make it easy & accessible for everyone. Were shaping the future of a $8.6T industry with solutions powered by innovative technology & exceptional people. Today, companies of all sizesfrom emerging brands to Fortune 500suse Flexport technology to move more than $19B of merchandise across 112 countries a year. 

The recent global supply chain crisis has put Flexport center stage as we continue to play a pivotal role in how goods move around the world. At a valuation of $8 billion, were experiencing record growth & are proud to have the support of the best investors in the game who believe in our mission, solutions & people. Ready to tackle global challenges that impact business, society, & the environment? Come join us.

Worried about not having any logistics experience?

Dont be! Our mission is to make global trade easy for everyone. Thats why its important to bring people from diverse backgrounds & experiences together with our industry veterans to help move the global logistics industry forward.

We know this industry is complex. Thats why we invest in education starting day one with Flexport Academy, a one week intensive onboarding program designed specifically to set every new Flexport employee up for success. 

At Flexport, our ability to fulfill our mission of making global trade easy for everyone relies on having a diverse, dedicated & engaged workforce. That is why Flexport is committed to creating & nurturing an environment where anyone can be their authentic self. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical & mental disability, health status, marital & family status, sexual orientation, gender identity & expression, military & veteran status, & any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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